Schwedt – The federal authorities presents the long-awaited resolution for the PCK refinery in Schwedt: Putin’s oil firm Rosneft has now not been in command of the corporate since midnight. The Russian majority proprietor might be put below trusteeship by the Federal Community Company for an preliminary interval of 6 months!
Motive: The safety of provide of Berlin, Brandenburg and the BER airport. As with gasoline, Putin may flip off the oil faucet. And: In response to the federal authorities, many firms now not work for PCK due to the sanctions towards Russia. Refinery staff migrated, central enterprise areas are in danger.
On Friday morning, Putin’s oil was nonetheless flowing by way of the Russian pipeline “Drushba” to Schwedt. However after the belief determination, it could actually dry up at any time – even earlier than the German oil embargo takes impact on the flip of the yr. “We’re getting ready for doable short-term restrictions in Druzhba crude oil provide,” the refinery says.
And the place does our gasoline come from?
Round half of the required quantity is to return by way of a pipeline from the port of Rostock. It has been modernized since. “Even at the moment, a part of the crude oil provide is by way of Rostock,” says the refinery.
Polish oil can now stream from the Gdańsk sea terminal by way of the present Russian oil pipeline. Solely doable by way of the trustee resolution. So long as Putin was ruler of Schwedt’s refinery, the Poles didn’t wish to ship. As a result of each drop funds Russia’s bloody warfare of aggression.
Ought to I replenish the tank now?
No! Oil reserves are saved within the PCK for a number of weeks. Empty gasoline stations usually are not a menace.
On Friday afternoon, Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Economics Minister Robert Habeck will current a “bundle for the long run” for Schwedt. Within the coming years, the oil refinery is to be transformed right into a biofuel and hydrogen manufacturing unit. The federal authorities needs to offer 1.5 billion euros for this.